It’s election year… in addition to National races, we invite our members to take a moment and vote for your 2021 Lafayette Chamber Board of Directors. We have eleven candidates running for nine seats. They are:

Dennis Erokan*, Consultant, Get Famous
Travis Johnson*, Contractor, Dream Big Construction
Fred Steingraf*, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones Financial
Rebecca Troxell*, Entrepreneur, Rebecca’s Vault
Yolanda Trevino, Founder, Microhair Aesthetics
Dr. Christina Alba*, Chiropractor, Rivulet Chiropractic
Tom Schnurr, Entrepreneur, Sequoia Signs & Graphics, Inc
Wendy Tamis*, Retail, Clocks Etc., Harpist
Leila Douglah*, Construction/Design/Retail, Douglah Designs & Luxe Home
Christine Raymond, Publisher, Lafayette Social
Jesse Wellen*, Car Wash, Lafayette Car Wash & Detail Center

The main representative from each member business should have received a special email on Thursday, October 1 with voting instructions. If you did not receive an emailed ballot (Survey Monkey) email us. Ballots must be returned no later than October 20, 2020.


Each business may have one vote, up to 9 candidates. You can read the candidates statements here. The current board will be asked to ratify the slate for 2021-2022 at our November Board meeting.

Board members who will serve their second year of their term in 2021 are:

John McCormick*/ Board President, Lamorinda Music
Kathy Merchant*, Las Trampas
Caesar Perales, CPA*, Caesar Perales, CPA
Dennis Garrison*, Oakwood Athletic Club
Larry Blodgett*, Blodgett Abbey Carpet and Flooring
Nick Bozych*, Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa
Chris Lane*, Bank of the West
Matt Pease*, Rotary Club of Lafayette

*current board member

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